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Don’t Miss CEF’s Culinary Celebration

Sep 11, 2015 10:37AM ● By Audrey Sellers

Okay, Southlake: Want to have some fun, enjoy amazing eats and drinks, and get in on some exciting auction action – all while raising money for Carroll ISD? Then get your tickets for the Carroll Education Foundation’s (CEF) Culinary Celebration. The event, themed “Dragons of the Caribbean,” kicks off at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, September 12, at the Hilton Southlake Town Square.

The highlight of the Culinary Celebration, naturally, is the food. Come enjoy a taste as culinary chefs serve up some of their best fare. Here’s the lineup:

Bonefish Grill


Celebrity Cruises

Central Market

Copeland’s of New Orleans

Central Market

Del Frisco’s Grille

FnG Eats

Howard Wang’s

Il Calabrese Ristorante and Bar

Kirby’s Steakhouse

LeSara Cupcakery

Mason & Dixie

Mi Dia from Scratch

Nothing Bundt Cakes

Riverwalk Cantina

Smallcakes Cupcakery

SPIN! Neapolitan Pizza

TasteBuds of Southlake

Taziki’s Mediterranean Café


Whole Foods Market

Wildwood Grill


Yelibelly Chocolates

When you’re ready to get your bidding on, peruse the live auction items. Here’s a look at what’s up for grabs:

Park Place Lexus “Taste of Lexus”

This package allows the highest bidder to sample a different Lexus luxury model for the entire year – a new vehicle every month for 12 months.

Peppermill Resort & Spa Three-Night Experience + “Hot August Nights”

Jet off to Reno’s premier resort with a AAA Four Diamond rating. This luxurious property is a fusion of old-world hotel style, service and aesthetics with contemporary luxury amenities.

2015 Senior Night – Dragon Stadium

Celebrate Senior Night 2015 in style in the Community Box at Dragon Stadium. Package includes a catered meal for 20 from Feedstore BBQ.

“Exclusive Resorts” Four-Night Luxury Residence Vacation

Embark on a four-night escape in an exquisitely appointed private residence in one of 17 locations.

Caribbean Sun art

A masterpiece from CSHS’ art department could be yours – if you’re the highest bidder.

Vintage Jurassic Park pinball machine

Here’s the ultimate addition to any game room: A custom and professionally refurbished Jurassic Park pinball machine with brand-new LED lights.

Mayor Hill’s Home for the Holidays

This exclusive experience allows your family to serve as the Honorary Mayor for Home for the Holidays. It includes a carriage ride with Santa during the grand entrance, a VIP parking pass for the event, holiday treat vouchers, and more.

A Texas Tradition

Ever wanted to own a Texas-bred longhorn? Here’s your chance. Up for bid are precious, six-month-old longhorns from a registered bloodline.

“Dragons of the Caribbean” Seven-Night Riviera Mayan Spring Break

Here’s a way to make your Spring Break unforgettable: a trip to the Riviera Maya, the breathtaking stretch of Caribbean coastline on Mexico’s northeastern Yucatan peninsula.

Chef Experiences

Bid on unique experiences from Bonefish Grill, Brio Tuscan Grille, il Calabrese, TasteBuds Kitchen and Yelibelly Chocolates.

The event also includes celebrity emcees Rick Stacy and Dan Henry, along with a treasure pull, raffle, photo booth and dancing. Don’t miss this opportunity to support the students and teachers of CISD. Go Dragons!